Consciousness—that historical relationship between boat and water
—César Vallejo (1928)


Rebecca Seiferle

Cave Canem Feature

Guest Editor

Niki Herd

Photo Credits: Robert Reese, Niki Herd, Tara Betts, Marcus Jackson, Anastacia (Stacey) Tolbert photographed by Rachel Eliza Griffths

Nicole Sealey's photo by Indigo Moor

Patricia Smith's photo by Peter Dressel

Quraysh Ali Lanasana's photo by Brent Jones

Christian Campbell's photo by Javier Machado

Cyrus Cassells' photo by Fabrizio Darold

L.K. Alleyne's photo by Kevin Colton

Written by Marcus F. Wicker/Art by Wallace Bridges Jr.

Just Hands Photographs by Rachel Eliza Griffiths

Excerpts and cover image of A Gathering of Matter/A Matter of Gathering
by Dawn Lundy Martin, courtesy of the author and University of Georgia Press.

Cover image of The Definition of Place by Randall Horton (Main Street Rag's Editor Selection) courtesy of the author and Main Street Rag. The quotation on the frontpage is by Indigo Moor, “Splinter of the Path” from Tap-Root courtesy of the author.

"Mermaid" and "Leafboat" by Rebecca Seiferle, copyright 2000.

The photos of the individual contributors are used by permission of the contributors themselves. All poems and works used by permission of each of those respective contributors.

The magazine's title is in homage to Arthur Rimbaud's “Le bateau ivre,” The Drunken Boat. The translation is by Rebecca Seiferle, 2000.

All material in The Drunken Boat is copyrighted and may not be reproduced in any form without written permission.

The Drunken Boat Copyright 2000. ISSN: 1530-7646. All rights reserved.

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